St. Joseph-Ogden's boys, Salt Fork's boys both ranked as well this week.
Mahomet-Seymour boys' basketball fends off Urbana in overtime.
Crosstown rivals met again Tuesday evening at Combes Gymnasium, the first of at least two games between the teams this month. Here's a glance at the previous 20 contests between the Chargers and Maroons.
Chargers win classic boys' basketball game on rival's home court.
The regular season soon will shift to the playoffs for IHSA hoops. Colin Likas offers five area contests to keep an eye on before that occurs.
Martinie, a junior on the St. Joseph-Ogden girls' basketball team, and Bailey, a sophomore on the Armstrong-Potomac boys' basketball team, both have had memorable recent performances on the court.
Taylor Hug scored 12 points to lead a balanced attack for SJ-O that also included strong performances from Addie Seggebruch (10 points) and Katie Ericksen and Timera Blackburn (eight points apiece).
St. Joseph-Ogden's Logan Smith and Monticello's Drew Sheppard each produced a double-double in Friday's Illini Prairie Conference boys' basketball game, but it was Smith's team that earned a win.
Mikayla Knake and Addie Wright duked it out in a Vermilion Valley Conference girls' basketball game that ultimately went to Cissna Park over Oakwood.
Ty Pence is likely to graduate from St. Joseph-Ogden as the all-time boys' basketball leading scorer. It's something he can appreciate, though not an honor he's ever specifically worked toward.
Which athletes have topped their schools' respective charts when their prep hoops careers came to a close? We've got a comprehensive list from across the area.